Saturday, September 5, 2022
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  Little Joe y La Familia
Three time grammy award winner Little Joe Y La Familia will headline the Saturday night Marfa Lights Festival concert. Opening act will be Nightlife from Del Rio, TX. Tickets for Little Joe y La Familia are available at $25 per person by calling 432-729-4445, 432-729-4811 or 432-386-5737.

Marfa Lights Book signing @ Apache Trading Post
Apache Trading Post will host a Labor Day Weekend Book Signing event featuring "Hunting Marfa Lights" by James Bunnell, former NASA engineer, on Saturday, September 5 from 2-4 p.m. A scientific demonstration by the author and a question and answer session will begin at 2 p.m. Our store is located on 2705 W. Highway 90 in Alpine next to the new Hampton Inn and across from the Ramada Hotel.

Reading @ Marfa Book Co
Saturday, Sept. 5th, 6 PM. Reading at the Marfa Book Co. Willard Spiegelman, author of "Seven Pleasures: Essays on Ordinary Happiness" (FSG, 2009) and editor of the Southwest Review, will be here to read from his latest.

Cocktail Party Fundraiser
You're invited to a cocktail party in support of the SITES Program (Studio in the Elementary School). 5-8pm at the Crowley Law Office, Texas Street, Marfa. $25 donation per person

Benefit Auction
Grand Companions Humane Society holds its annual Benefit Auction at St. Joseph Parish Hall in Fort Davis. Silent Auction 12 noon till 6pm Lions Club Enchilada Supper 4:30 till 6:30pm Live Auction 6:30 till 7:30pm All proceeds benefit homeless pets

Marfa Lights Festival 10K Run/5K Walk starting at 6:30 am. Features a scenic course at an elevation of about 4700 feet. Marfa is the perfect destination for the Labor Day weekend where you can combine the Marfa Lights Festival and the 10K Run/5K Walk in the Big Bend region of Texas. For more information, e-mail Elbert Basham at [email protected]. Or visit www.marfalightsmarathon.com

[All day event] Marfa Lights Festival
23rd annual Marfa Lights Festival at the historic Presidio County Courthouse grounds in Marfa. The event starts at 5pm Friday with DJ music and dancing at the courthouse. At 8pm, Los Pinche Gringos from Terlingua take the stage for a 4 hour dance party. Saturday's Schedule: 10K run and 5K walk in the morning. 10am - the Marfa Lights Festival parade 1pm - Miley Franco Band 3pm - The Alpine Belly Dancers 3:30pm - the El Paso band Raw Deal Saturday night at Vizcaino Park - Nightlife from Del Rio and Little Joe Y La Familia Sunday's Schedule noon - booths open at the courthouse 1pm - the Tahitian Dancers 1:30 - the Folklorico Dancers 2pm - Raw Deal plays 4pm - Mariachi Santa Cruz 5pm - the Presidio band, The Resonators

10:00am [10:00am]FarmStand Marfa
Visit FarmStand Marfa every Saturday through the summer - under the canopy next to the railroad tracks on Highland Street. Fresh produce, baked goods, crafts, artwork and more. 10-11am on Saturday.